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Volume:41 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #13613
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

Intra-Articular Infiltration vs Interscalene Brachial Block or Control in Shoulder Arthroscopy

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OrthoEvidence. Intra-Articular Infiltration vs Interscalene Brachial Block or Control in Shoulder Arthroscopy. ACE Report. 2021;41(1):1. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13613

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Intra-articular infiltration analgesia for arthroscopic shoulder surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Anaesthesia. 2021 Apr;76(4): 549-558.

Contributing Authors: EM Yung TC Got N Patel R Brull FW Abdallah

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Fifteen randomized controlled trials containing a total of 863 patients undergoing arthroscopic shoulder surgery were included in this meta-analysis comparing anesthesia via intra-articular infiltration (n=408) to interscalene brachial plexus block (n=162) or control (n=293). The primary outcome of interest was cumulative opioid consumption at 24 hours post-operation. Secondary outcomes of interes...

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